6000 Chabad Shluchim (emmisaries) from around the world gather and meet for the annual Lubavitch gathering.
“Today with antisemitic incidents on the rise, the need to address security concerns of shluchim has never been greater.”
The lawsuit seeks to enforce a US ruling so that it can seize Russian assets worth tens of millions of dollars also in Israel.
The unexpected gesture was in response to the desecration of Tefillin earlier in the day.
We bless him and his partner Bezalel Smotrich to win enough mandates so Bibi would be forced to treat them with respect.
Torrential rains, whipping winds and record storm surge all combined to make Ian an historic hurricane just two miles per hour shy of a Category 5 monster.
Guests included Emirati royals, prominent rabbis, dignitaries and much of the country’s burgeoning Jewish community.
Rabbi Hecht’s influence has spread far and wide after his passing.
Chabad is demanding the return of the Schneerson historical library archives, and has asked the Israeli government to freeze all proceedings to transfer the Alexander Court church compound in Jerusalem to Russia.
Police have asked for a warrant to retrieve surveillance video from the school and surrounding buildings.
“During the pandemic, our community has grown tremendously, and we are now able to provide more services,” said Rabbi Mendel Lifshitz.
Services are available 7 days a week, 365 days a year, with on-call availability 24 hours a day.
Alexander’s film celebrates Sharpton’s legacy as “an extension of Martin Luther King Jr.
Chabad has long sought the return of its historic collection of Jewish and Chassidic books and manuscripts amassed by the Rebbes of Chabad and seized by Russia since WWII.
The cause of the fire is still unknown, and is under investigation.
The Chabad Center sustained major damage, including the loss of all the Torah scrolls and hundreds of books. The kitchen and other facilities were also destroyed.
National Prayer Day was created in 1952 by a joint Congressional resolution, and became a national holiday in 1988.
The rabbi's appointment was announced by President Donald Trump on January 29, 2020, along with those of two other new members.
The quick acceleration of the fire in the synagogue has prompted the Louisville Metro Arson Unit to launch an investigation.
"I just tasted matzah for the first time in my life and it was cool."
"A synagogue cannot be on every residential street like they are on the Five Towns."
“Since the end of World War II, we haven’t seen such a painful crisis where large numbers of Jewish families are being torn apart and literally running for their lives.”
Chabad emissary Rabbi Shimon Freundlich was asked to organize kosher food for the Jewish athletes, coaches, and journalists. One of them is ice skater Hailey Kops.
The two students were walking past 1505 Carroll Street near Troy Avenue, heading to their Yeshiva dorm, at approximately 1:30 am, when the incident occurred.
He lost his right index finger in the attack, which probably made it very difficult to count out those 10% cuts.
Three Chabad Chassidim, Avigdor Factor, Yossi Lipsh, and Moshe Raichman from Ramat Bet Shemesh traveled to Manama, Bahrain to print the Tanya on the Yahrtzeit of the Alter Rebbe's passing, the 24th in the month of Tevet.
The state expects to receive significantly more applications than can be funded by the program.
For the fledgling Jewish community the fire was a devastating blow.
It probably sounds better in Italian.
Christopher Stephen Brown, 37, allegedly sent a message to Chabad via its website on Dec. 2, calling for the death of all Jews and threatening to kill members of the beit din, a Jewish rabbinical court.